Pauline DeLucca, 90, of Harding, passed away on June 12, 2008 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center.
She was born on March 28, 1918, in Pittston, a daughter of the late Joseph and Caroline Bufalino Costanzo. A graduate of Pittston High School, she was formerly employed at Exeter Fashions until retirement. She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Church, Exeter.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer; and two sisters, Kathleen Silla and Josephine Mangione.
She is survived by her brother, James Costanzo, Pittston; daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Sandy Benfante, Harding; grandchildren, Melissa and Matthew Burdett, Pittston, Leonard and Jennifer Benfante, Exeter; great-granddaughter, Madelyn Burdett, Pittston; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from the Recupero Funeral Home, 406 Susquehanna Ave., West Pittston, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Exeter, with Father Joseph Sibilano, O.S.J. officiating. Interment will be in the West Pittston Cemetery, West Pittston. Friends may call the morning of the funeral from 8 to 9:30.
Published in Times Leader on June 13, 2008